Canadian Mining Journal

  • BUSINESS: Ritchie Bros. marks the official introduction of Marketplace-E, a new way to buy and sell equipment

    March 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – After a soft launch in late 2017, Marketplace-E is being introduced by Ritchie Bros. as its latest buying and selling solution. Complementing the company’s onsite unreserved auctions and online-only auctions through IronPlanet, Marketplace-E offers sellers increased control over price, location, and timing,

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    COMMUNICATIONS: Ericsson and Ambra Solutions deliver Deepest LTE network in Canadian mine

    March 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ericsson and Ambra Solutions have worked together to deliver the Canada’s deepest underground LTE network for the Agnico Eagle mining site, LaRonde in Abitibi, Quebec. Located three kilometers below the surface, the LTE network will provide data and voice mobility

  • BUSINESS: Baldor Electric Canada is now ABB

    March 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Zurich – ABB will integrate the Baldor Electric Canada company name into its global ABB brand as a part of its Next Level strategy, which includes harmonizing different ABB-owned brands under the global ABB master brand. Beginning March 1, 2018, Baldor

  • LUBRICANTS: Petro-Canada receives product innovation award for Duron

    March 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc. (PCLI) is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of the Frost & Sullivan’s 2018 New Product Innovation Award for its DURONTM next generation product line. Benchmarked against ten key criteria including reliability, quality and customer service experience, DURON next

  • EQUIPMENT: Marcotte Mining Unveils New Generation RAM40 Carrier

    March 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY – Marcotte Mining Machinery Services Inc. is excited to announce the unveiling of its new generation RAM40 carrier. The RAM40 carrier is our new standardized carrier that is able to accommodate our entire fleet of vehicles, integrating either low

  • EQUIPMENT: Liebherr to invest $45 million at its Newport News facility

    March 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Newport News, VA  – Liebherr-International AG, the family owned company and one of the world’s largest manufacturers of construction machinery and earthmoving equipment, invests $45 million in the expansion of its Newport News, Virginia, facility. Liebherr has been manufacturing and

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies marks 25 years of innovation

    March 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – From a suburban garage 25 years ago to now having 15 global offices, 300 global mining customers and more than 150,000 operators trained worldwide, Immersive Technologies is celebrating 25 years in the mining industry. Immersive was the first

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    INNOVATION: CMIC looks forward with members’ support

    March 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Canadian Mining Innovation Council (CMIC), along with partners from across Canada, submitted a proposal to the government of Canada’s Innovation Supercluster Initiative in 2017. The objective was to transform the mining sector’s productivity, performance, and competitiveness by

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    SERVICE: ABB’s Ability collaborative operations centre delivers digital performance

    March 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – ABB’s new Ability™ collaborative operations centre will connect systems, software and services used by customers with ABB personnel to leverage the industry and informational expertise of both customers and ABB for higher overall operational efficiency. This approach leverages ABB’s

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    SOFTWARE: Deswik stands test of time, continues to grow

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRISBANE, Australia – It can be tough being a newcomer in an established industry but, after 10 years in business, mining technology firm Deswik has proved its staying power. Deswik’s story began in 2008 with three founders at one location

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    DRILLING: Hilti wins innovation award for water management

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Hilti (Canada) Corp. was awarded the 2017 Innovation Award by the Toronto Construction Association (TCA). The “Best of the Best” award is in recognition for the innovation behind the market leading DD-WMS 100 water management system for

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    DISPLAY: BinMaster offers easy to read Modbus sensor

    March 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Tired of being up close and personal with your data display? Get your data from a distance with the new DPM-100 digital panel meter from BinMaster. Used indoors or outdoors, the vibrantly bright and large red LED